Everything You Can Do to Prevent Wrinkles Without Getting Botox5 years ago Lily Garner
This is what a pickup line sounds like in your 30s: "Wow, your skin is so nice," an old college acquaintance told me. "You don't have wrinkles like some of the other girls." "Is this really what flirting has come to these days?" I thought, as I made my way from the bar back to my boyfriend. In my sorority years, a dude would tell me I had a great rack and nice shoes and buy me a shot. Now, at a wedding full of 30-somethings, a guy I haven't seen since college tells me I'm aging well. Sure, the compliment made my day — since, as a beauty editor, I put a tremendous amount of effort into my skin care upkeep. And I'm proud to say, there's no Botox involved. But as my Champagne buzz kicked in, I had a nagging feeling that there was more to the topic: Women are obsessed with youthful skin. Men are obsessed with youthful skin. Society is obsessed with youthful skin. And this fixation keeps starting younger and younger. My job as a beauty editor allows me to reach..